Antique farm machinery, old farm equipment, vintage farm implements, old farm tools and more.

Collecting Hay Carriers and Cast Iron Seats

By Sara Jordan-Heintz

Texas man reconnects with the past, builds lasting friendships through collecting hay carriers and other old iron.

Chain Links to the Past

By Ted "Dutch" deHaan

Restorers face a challenge in the quest for replacements of early detachable-link chain, which has not been manufactured for many years.

Giant Fertilizer Distributor Makes a Comeback

Wayne A. Beggs

A reader shares a Giant fertilizer distributor he bought at an auction and repainted.

Remembering Grandma’s Washer

William Rogers

A reader recalls his grandmother’s Maytag J2 washing machine and the Maytag 72 twin-cylinder engine that ran it.


Admiral Richard E. Byrd’s Snow Cruiser

By Sam Moore

American industrial ingenuity couldn’t save the ill-fated Snow Cruiser on Richard E. Byrd’s third Antarctic expedition.

Motoring with Case Automobiles

By Loretta Sorensen

An antique auto enthusiast preserves fine examples of Case automobile engineering, including a 1912 Case touring car and 1913 Case Model O.

Miniature Tractor Masterpieces

By J.O. Parker

An Iowa man returns to an old hobby of building museum-quality miniature tractors and implements by hand.

Recognize this Auction Find?

By Gil Mangels

A reader is curious about items that put together might be a seed or grain cleaner.


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